Muscles of the Upper Arm Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The brachioradialis inserts onto the radius. Where on the radius does this muscle insert?

Question 2 2. One of the actions of the brachioradialis muscle is the pronate the forearm. Which of the following people is pronating their forearm?

Question 3 3. Which of the movements caused by the brachioradialis allows a person to raise their hand to their mouth so they can cover their mouth as they cough?

Question 4 4. Which of the following people is performing forearm extension, a movement caused by the triceps brachii muscle?

Question 5 5. The long head of the triceps brachii originates from the infraglenoid tubercle. Where is the infraglenoid tubercle located?

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Question 6 6. The triceps brachii muscle inserts onto the olecranon process, which is a round prominence found at the top of which bone?

Question 7 7. The brachioradialis muscle extends between which two bones in the body?

Question 8 8. The brachioradialis muscle is classified as a fusiform muscle. What is meant by fusiform?

Question 9 9. One of the functions of the brachioradialis muscle is to supinate the forearm. Which of the following people is performing forearm supination?

Question 10 10. The anconeus muscle helps to abduct the ulna during which of the following? Choose the BEST answer.

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Question 11 11. Which muscle does anconeus assist?

Question 12 12. Which of the following arteries supplies anconeus with blood?

Question 13 13. Where does anconeus originate?

Question 14 14. Which of the following exercises is the anconeus MOST involved in?

Question 15 15. Where is the anconeus muscle located, roughly speaking?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT an accurate statement about the brachialis muscle?

Question 17 17. Where on the humerus is the brachialis muscle located?

Question 18 18. What nerve supplies the brachialis muscle with electrical impulses from the brain?

Question 19 19. The triceps brachii muscle gets its name because it has three heads or points of origin. Where are the three points of origin for the triceps brachii muscle?

Question 20 20. Which athlete would most often perform the movement of upper arm adduction (a function of the triceps brachii) during their sport?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following actions requires upper arm extension, a motion that uses the triceps brachii muscle?

Question 22 22. The flexor carpi radialis is a muscle that extends from the humerus all the way down to the bone of which finger?

Question 23 23. Which nerve innervates the flexor carpi radialis muscle?

Question 24 24. Which of the following people is performing wrist abduction, a movement caused by the flexor carpi radialis muscle?

Question 25 25. What is the primary function of the Flexor Carpi Radialis muscle?

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Question 26 26. The Flexor Carpi Radialis is located on which side of the forearm?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is the correct insertion point of the Flexor Carpi Radialis?

Question 28 28. What bone in the body does the brachialis muscle insert?

Question 29 29. Where on the humerus does the brachialis muscle originate?

Question 30 30. Where in relation to the biceps muscles are the brachialis muscles located?

Muscles of the Upper Arm Chapter Exam Instructions

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